By David K. Ferry
This publication used to be derived from a conversation that the writer gave on the overseas convention on complicated Nanodevices and Nanotechnology in Hawaii. The booklet is about science and engineering, yet isn't on science and engineering. it isn't a textbook which develops the knowledge of a small a part of the sphere, yet a ebook approximately random encounters and concerning the strengths and the foibles of dwelling as a physicist and engineer for part a century. It offers the author’s own perspectives on technological know-how, engineering, and existence and is illustrated via a few vigorous tales approximately quite a few occasions, a few of which formed his lifestyles. Written in a method that's straight away lucid and fascinating, this can be a good paintings that weaves the numerous threads of technology right into a wealthy tapestry.
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